Professor Hao Wang
Theme 3 Leader (Risk Management and Sustainable Manufacturing)
Hao Wang is currently the Professor for Materials and Manufacturing at USQ and the Leader of USQ Materials RPT (Research Program Team). He was previously the Director of Centre for Future Materials, USQ. Professor Wang received his PhD in Materials Engineering from UQ in 2001, and continued his ARC Postdoctoral Fellowship at UQ. He then joined USQ in 2006. Professor Wang is currently USQ ERA Expert Group member. He was also UQ Honorary Professor. Professor Wang has been selected as the member of the ARC College of Experts in 2017.
Professor Wang’s research focuses in three main areas:
- Composite materials, particularly flame retardants and high performance polymers;
- Cement/concrete materials, particularly geopolymer and ultra-high performance concrete;
- Energy materials, particularly solid oxide fuel cells.